Introduction: Crimson Heart Earrings

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Here is a simple instructable on how to make basic heart earrings.
Enjoy!

Step 1: Gather Your Tools and Supplies

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You will need:

20g red wire
2 earring fish hook ear wires
4 closed loop 5mm jump rings
2 open ended 10mm jump rings

round nose pliers
bent nose pliers

Step 2: Prepare Your Wire Loops

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Cut 2 pieces of your 20g wire, each 6 inches long
Using your round nose pliers, bend in the center
The use your needle nose pliers to make the small loop on each end

Step 3: Shape Your Heart

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Using your bent nose pliers start forming spirals moving towards the center
Use your fingers to form the heart as best as you can

Step 4: Add Closed Loop Jump Rings

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Take your 5mm closed loop jump rings and add 1 to each loop, following the spiral until it sits at the top of the heart

Step 5: Bringing It All Together

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the last step is assemblng the earrings
Take your 10mm open ended jump ring and attach first to fish hook ear wire
Then attach to both closed loop jump rings at top of each heart
Use bent nose pliers to close the jump ring

Enjoy your beautiful new crimson heart earrings

Comments

GIJillie (author)2013-01-18

Super tutorial, and really cute earrings Chaz! Thanks for sharing!

Peg162 (author)2012-02-27

very nice! thanx!

thesparklequeen (author)2012-02-10

How cute! Thanks for posting!!

Penolopy Bulnick (author)2012-01-28

Very cute design!

Thank you.

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Bio: Hello, My name is Chaz Ortiz and I enjoy creating jewelry. I use wire, polymer clay, beads, and just about anything I find lying around ... More »
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